SGS Co-hosted a seminar with Worldwide Responsible Accreditation Production (WRAP) on Social Compliance at the 6th China (Shanghai) International Hosiery Purchasing Expo on March 1, 2011. Hundreds of representatives from both domestic and overseas hosiery companies attended the seminar.

The China International Hosiery Purchasing Expo is the only hosiery purchasing expo in the world. And being the only seminar at this important assembly, the SGS WRAP seminar had invited President and CEO of the Hosiery Association (US) Ms. Sally F. Kay, Chairman of CKIA Hosiery and Socks Division Mr. Martin Sun, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production Mr. Francis Yuk as the keynote speakers.

The seminar consisted of sessions on global social responsibility trends, buyers concerns and ethical audits in different parts of the world, social audit trends in China, experience and benefits of successfully implementing WRAP, and WRAP application process, aiming to assist companies in meeting the new challenges and opportunities on the road to social compliance.

Find more info on the SGS WRAP seminar, contact:

Karen Kyllo
Deputy V P
Global Softlines, Textiles

t: +1 973-461-7934

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